We’ve come a long way since the 1963 March on Washington. Or have we? The civil rights movement and an epic fight in Congress led to a slew of reforms and efforts to eliminate discrimination.
Host Al Letson delves into the turbulent history and interviews Clifford Alexander, the first African American to serve as chairman of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, who believes we’re still battling some of the same problems the federal agency was established to eradicate.
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